Putting is a part of the game which confuses many; Chi Chi Rodriquez said “I’ve heard people say putting is 50 percent technique and 50 percent mental. I really believe it is 50 percent technique and 90 percent positive thinking, see, but that adds up to 140 percent, which is why nobody is 100 percent sure how to putt.”

If like many, you struggle on the greens, there is plenty of advice out there to take in. We thought it only right to get some putting tips from 2011 Open Championship winner and Your Golf Travel ambassador, Darren Clarke. Here he talks us through his advice on keeping your body steady through the stroke to improve strike as well as putting in the wind and taking into account additional borrow.

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Want to read more about Darren Clarke or get some more golf tips and instruction? Simply visit the Darren Clarke section of the Your Golf Travel 19th Hole Golf Blog.



Have travelled far and wide to be able to contribute to the 19th hole blog. Often referred to as one of the most boring people in golf due to my facts and figures about different destinations!

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